CreativeBuzz is searching for a senior designer womenswear for a New Brand in China. A higher end price-point for young affluent female customer(18-26yrs). Creative, global spirit with a visual individualism mixing with street-style. Interested? Please apply direct.
About the organization
- You will report to the Commercial Director, Be part of setting up a new brand; responsible for the success of the brand, sales achievement and growth.
- In cooperation with Senior Buyer constantly improving the product groups: Pinpoint and enhance weak categories and fabric quality. Attend development fittings, provide proactive and focused input to ensure further production processes run smoothly
- Making sure the fitting and tailoring stay in line with market requirements. To be able to achieve this you’ll work closely with Fit technician.
- Work in close cooperation with buying and technician teams
- Create 4 main collections and 3 express collections a year
- Trend research, both domestic but also international
- Play an active role in creating concept and mood boards, interpreting trends into commercial designs
- Together with Senior Buyer constantly ensure latest trimmings, fabrics, treatments, fittings and updating of suppliers according to trend
- Create style design sheets according to style budget.
- Follow up design sheet details and requests with buying team
- Making sure that design deadlines are kept
- Responsible for the product data input and continuous updates in the PLM system
Requirements for the job
- Over 8 years solid work experience within higher end womenswear brand
- Relevant woven or knit experience with an appreciation of fabric, trims, wash and workmanship.
- Ability to strongly interpret trends into designs/product for the customer
- Ability to develop strong relationships both internally and with supply partners
- Excellent verbal/written English communication & time management skills
- Comfortable to work with deadlines and working under pressure.
- Excellent in using Adobe programs: Photoshop, Illustrator and MS Office: Word, Excel and Powerpoint
- Academic degree – Fashion Design
- Willing to travel
- Fulltime job
- Moving to China
- Expat package deal incl.
Cecile Bruggink +31 (0) 6 22944926
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